Before They Were Stars
Looking Back: Past Billboard Music Nominees Before They Were Stars!
The 2014 Billboard Music Awards, hosted by Ludacris honors the best and brightest artists that grace the top of the Billboard charts throughout the year. Superstars like Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Beyonce, and Taylor Swift are among the nominees, and Snakkle wanted to see what these musicians and past nominees looked like before they were strutting their stuff onstage and inspiring millions with their hit tunes. The Billboard Music Awards air Sunday, May 18, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC. By Erin Fox
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Young Adele Launches Her Early Music Career
Seriously, could this picture be any cuter? The messy hair? The boots? The tiny guitar? Well, this little moppet grew up to become one of the most stylish and sensational voices of her time. Already having won oodles of Grammys for her first two albums, Adele has been nominated for 18 Billboard awards, including Top Artist, Top Female Artist, and Top Billboard 200 Artist.